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Deputies: Parents Forced Teen Daughter To Live In Woods

Deputies say a Sumter County couple has been arrested after they forced their 14-year-old daughter to live in a tent in the woods because she ate a Pop Tart without permission.

07/04/2015

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Parents Charged In Death Of North Carolina Toddler

A couple from Fayetteville has been charged in the death of their toddler.

06/06/2015

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DryerBuzz with Yalanda Lattimore: Fathers Know Your Rights

Missed today’s show? Dr. Torri Y. Evans-Barton, Attorney Precious Felder, and motivational speaker Coleman G. Howard stopped by the studio to give their expertise and personal experiences with broken families. The phone lines were slammed […]

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Study: Kids Suffering From ‘Night Terrors’ More Likely To Sleepwalk

Children who suffer from “night terrors” may be more likely to sleepwalk, a new study finds.

05/05/2015

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Deal Signs Bills Cracking Down On Child Sex Trafficking

Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation aimed at cracking down on the sexual exploitation of children.

05/05/2015

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DryerBuzz with Yalanda Lattimore: Child Support – Fighting Words or Nah?

DryerBuzzonWAOK — Catch the buzz you missed when Yalanda P Lattimore @DryerBuzz and special guests Dr. Torri J. Evans-Barton and Law Offices of Precious Felder had great debate around #fatherhood and #childsupport. Fourth Sundays at […]

04/29/2015

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5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know About

Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.

04/06/2015

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Senate OKs Bill Guaranteeing Autism Insurance For Children

The Georgia Senate has overwhelmingly passed a bill requiring insurers to offer $30,000 of insurance coverage for treating autism in children.

03/31/2015

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Candylike Marijuana Could Endanger Children

Researchers say the recent sale of candy that contains marijuana may pose health concerns for children, partly due to the packaging.

03/13/2015

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